Fashion Trends

Two Brand New Ways To Wear A Sporty Jacket

Sport Goes Chic

With sports inspired styling heating up fashion radars, one of the trendiest pieces to transform your look is a lightweight, sporty anorak jacket. These waterproof jackets in splashy bright hues made waves on the runway, and we love these looks from Isabel Marant’s Spring 2012 collection.┬áIf you’re dying to wear a bright, fun athletic jacket but aren’t sure how to translate it to dressy, fashion-forward looks, we’ve got your answer.

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City Slicker Casual

The first look (left) is an edgy urban spin on the printed pants trend we’ve been loving this season. A crazy Aztec pattern and slim fit like these Topshop leggings make the hooded jacket sexy when paired with ankle strap sandals like our Boutique 9 pair. The blue EA7 hooded jacket we found for you zips, so it would be fabulous open and slung over a bustier like this H&M one.

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Athletic Evening

The second look (right) is the fresh way to top your slinky summer dress. With a summer-short hemline and bold hue, like the tomato orange of this Torn dress, the sport-chic jacket takes on a whole new vibe- one of summer fun and athletic-meets-evening. Take a risk and put together a unique outfit with your sporty jacket and trend followers will flock.

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